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The journalist of “Novaya Gazeta” Elena Milashina, regularly writing about the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, will appeal to the Investigative Committee because of the attack in Grozny. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
Milashina intends to apply on Monday, February 17. She noted that the attack and threats received previously to be associated with professional activities.
The journalist added that the attackers did not hide their faces, and the incident was captured on video cameras installed at the hotel.
Earlier it was reported that to editorial mail of “Novaya Gazeta” received a letter with death threats to the address of Milashina. The postal address was registered in Mail.ru in the name of Anna Ikonnikova. A woman with the same name is a community administrator “Basement Kadyrov” in “Vkontakte”.
On Milashina and lawyer Marina Dubrovin was attacked on 7 February in Grozny. Unknown men and the women beat their hands and feet, removing all on camera.
Elena Milashina specializiruetsya on the investigations concerning the activities of the security forces in Chechnya. So, in July 2019, the journalist published an article about the fact that people caught during the wave of mass arrests in the country at the turn of 2016-2017, killed in the basement of the barracks of the regiment of the patrol-sentry police service named after Akhmad-Hajji Kadyrov in Grozny. In addition, she was actively reporting about the terrorist attack at school in Beslan.
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